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Open today 9am - 5pm

Go Underground in an 18th Century Tin Mine

Enjoy one of the best days out in Cornwall for the whole family - filled with discovery, exploration and adventure.

The stunning Cornish coastline around Pendeen was once at the heart of the Cornish mining industry, providing jobs and community around the tin and copper mines. Today, Geevor Tin Mine gives visitors an opportunity to visit a real mine and learn what life was like for a Cornish miner.


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There's something for everyone

There’s always something to do at Geevor. One of the best places to visit in Cornwall, we pride ourselves on being a hands-on site, with lots of workshops, activities and games for the children to take part in.

Our volunteers love talking to everyone on site, explaining some of the history of our site and for some, sharing their stories of working in the mine.

What's On at Geevor

Our news and events pages are full of the latest updates from Geevor Tin Mine – from our school holiday activities and workshop to information about our collections, from funding updates to breaking news.

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Latest News

Posted 16/04/19  |  Events

Crosscut by James Barber

Crosscut is a multisensory, otherworldly experience that immerses the audience in the sights, sounds and atmosphere of the subterranean world of mining.

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Posted 16/04/19  |  Events

Easter at Geevor

During the Easter holidays, we will be offering a fantastic selection of events and demonstrations for all the family to enjoy.

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